Short Operas in Public Places in Dublin

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Noel speaks to FERGUS SHEIL, a conductor involved in a series of short operas in public places in Dublin called “Things We Throw Away”.

He speaks about how it is the first of its kind in Ireland, how the RTE concert orchestra recorded soundtracks specially for the public operas, how the writers of the operas came up with the themes and how each theme can be relatable to life in Dublin.

He also talks about the locations where the operas will be taking place.

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Duration: 8'39" DATE: June 27, 2014
Interviewer:Noel McGuinness
Producer:Zandra Ball
Interviewee:Fergus Sheil
Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local Arts & Culture, Community Events
Keywords:Things We Throw Away, Short Opera, Public Places, Dublin, RTE Concert Orchestra, Public Operas
LocationDublin Time Period:2014
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
Identifier:NEARFM_20140627_NST_002
Rights:Creative Commons License
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